$100 Visa Gift Card Giveaway and Basil Marinara Chicken Pasta from Kraft Recipe Makers

Today, I am sharing a super EASY dinner recipe with you. The words Easy and Dinner just belong in the same sentence, don’t they! I know you agree. Getting dinner on the table in a swift manner is a blessing. Kraft has developed a new line of products, Kraft Recipe Makers,  that helps families get […]

5 Tips for Saving Money On Groceries

I have had many people email me lately with questions regarding grocery prices and how to keep a stocked pantry without spending a fortune. I have some thoughts on the matter and figured it might be best to make a post out of it. What do you say? Are you interested in saving money on […]

Chicken Pesto Pizza

Some of you may remember that a couple of weeks ago I posted an amazing 30 Minute Pizza Crust recipe. I hope some of you have found it to be as amazing as I do. 🙂 I have a Chicken Pesto Pizza version for you today, that makes use of this quick crust. The combination […]

Crock Pot Roasted Garlic Mashed Potatoes

Before we talk potatoes, I wanted to point you in the direction of my side bar and let you know I’ve changed out the linked photos from summer recipes to fall, and added a couple of picture links to two of my most popular recipe round-up posts, 10 Crock Pot Dinners and 10 Tasty Soups for […]

September Menu Plan 2013

Hey there, it’s totally September. I hope you have been enjoying a great holiday weekend celebrating your Labor and what not. 🙂 I have my Monthly Menu Plan for you today. I have changed things up just a bit, and organized the plan into four separate weeks, with five meals each as opposed to just […]

Classic Bruschetta

Have you ever had Bruschetta? I bet you have. If not…oh, let me be first in line to speak to you of its gloriousness! Fresh tomatoes, basil and garlic are tossed with balsamic vinegar, olive oil and a dash or two of salt and pepper. This fabulous fresh mixture is then spread over a toasted […]

Triple Chip Teenager Pleasing Cookies (Back to school, can you believe it!)

Can you believe the summer is over and school has begun! It’s amazing how fast time seems to fly by. Just look at these three yahoos on the first day of school. Is it just me or do they look like they could become senior citizens any minute now. If you close your eyes for […]

30 Minute Pizza Crust

Do you want to make pizza from start to finish in 30 minutes? I thought you might. I have a great Pizza Dough recipe living and breathing here in my archives. I love it and use it frequently. However, it needs to rise for quite some time before it is shaped, loaded with toppings and […]

Dole Banana Dippers and a Ladies Luncheon

Last week, I invited some ladies over for lunch. Boy, we had a great time. We chatted about how wonderful summer time is. 🙂 We shared the latest adventures our kids have been having. We talked over the price of groceries, the recent incline in the real estate market and then we laughed a lot. […]

Fabulous Banana Cream Pie

Once upon a time, on my birthday…a sweet friend of mine showed up at my doorstep with the most fabulous Banana Cream Pie I’ve ever tasted in my whole life.  And that is no joke.  It was creamy, dreamy and made a wonderful birthday gift.  My friend was kind enough to share the recipe with […]